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Scarborough Activities

Hollywood Plaza in Scarborough

North Marine Road North Bay Scarborough

The Hollywood Plaza in Scarborough opened to the public in 1918. The Scarborough North Bay Cinema started as an elegant Edwardian Hall with a single balcony. It showed silent films to the public but being outside the centre of the Scarborough town centre, it struggled out of season and closed down. It then was dismantled […]

Scarborough Yacht Club

Marina in Scarborough's outer harbour

Scarborough Lighthouse Scarborough Yacht Club is situated in the Lighthouse building at the end of the central pier of Scarborough harbour. The Scarborough Yacht Club has enviable views across the harbour and South bay, especially from the balcony where you can take in all the activities both on and off the water. You are assured […]

Oldest Buildings in Scarborough’s bottom end.

Castle Dykes and Moat in Scarborough

Oldest Buildings in Scarborough’s bottom end. In Quay Street in the old part of Scarborough, you’re standing on land reclaimed from the sea. The brick fronted Three Mariners on the left is believed to have once been part of the timber framed house. Years ago, when there was no dredging equipment, as the harbour silted […]

Hayburn Wyke

Sweeping North Bay Scarborough

The Hayburn Wyke Inn The Hayburn Wyke Inn is a 18th Century coaching inn set in woodland next to the coast between Scarborough and Whitby. A short walk takes you to a secluded cove with a waterfall cascading over the cliff onto the stony beach where you can easily imagine smugglers landing supplies at dead […]

St Marys Church Scarborough

St Marys Church in Scarborough from west

St Marys Church Scarborough The church of St Mary belonged to the Abbey of Citeaux, but passed to Bridlington with the confiscation of the property of the Alien Houses. The twelfth century church was probably an aisle-less building and a much larger new church was begun around it 1180. The West front, formerly with two […]

Marine Drive Scarborough

Scarborough Marine Drive

Marine Drive Scarborough Scarborough had been for centuries a popular fishing resort and its popularity increased further with the discovery of its health-giving Spa Water. Following the completion of the York to Scarborough railway in 1855 its popularity increased further as a holiday resort. Famous also for its two distinct bays, the commercial South Bay […]

The Spa Scarborough

South Bay and Spa view Scarborough

The Spa Scarborough The Spa Scarborough Events Venue Grand Victorian building staging family entertainment, comedy nights, conferences and wedding fairs. Address: South Bay, Scarborough, North Yorkshire YO11 2HD Telephone: 01723 821888 The Spa, Scarborough is located in Scarborough’s South Bay, North Yorkshire, England. It is a venue for conferences, exhibitions, entertainment and events on the […]

Scarborough Spa Express

Flowerbed at Woodend The Crescent Scarborough

The Scarborough Spa Express “Re-live the ultimate Steam Experience” What better way to enjoy North Yorkshire’s beautiful countryside and visit the city of York or travel to the seaside town of Scarborough. Travel aboard a vintage steam hauled train. The Scarborough Spa Express, formerly called “The Scarborough Flyer” from 1950 to 1963, is a great […]

Scarborough Ghost Walks

Scarborough Newcastle Pub

Scarborough Ghost Walks The Original Ghost Tour (Established 1995) Contact Gary Potts on 07885 212874 or 01347 848445 Meet at The Golden Ball, Sandside. Tours start on Thursdays at 8.30pm from Easter to Halloween. Also Mondays in July and August. During Low and Late Season bookings are required. Tours last approximately one hour. “Do you […]

Scarborough Football

Scarborough Lighthouse

Scarborough Athletic Football Club Scarborough Athletic Football Club is an English football club formed on 25 June 2007 following the winding up of Scarborough. Although they bear the name of Scarborough in North Yorkshire, they are currently ground-sharing with Bridlington Town and play in the Northern Counties East Football League Premier Division. On 29 June […]